• Sanchez Move to Manchester City!
Sanchez Move to Manchester City!

Now under contract with Arsenal till next summer, contract talks between Sanchez and the normally-tight-fisted Gunners have reportedly stalled. And, in all likelihood, his next destination seems to be the Etihad Stadium, with the report quoting reliable Chilean journalist Fernando Solabarrieta , who has claimed that the player is on his way to M...

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  • Dodgers rally to sweep Reds
Dodgers rally to sweep Reds

Seager failed in that regard. But the move-it-to-the-next-guy approach served the Dodgers well in the eighth inning, when they scored six runs to turn a 7-3 deficit into a 9-7 advantage. Dodgers starter Hyun-Jin Ryu allowed four runs in four innings. Reds: RHP Tim Adleman (4-2) will look to continue his recent turnaround Sunday. Ryu pitched a f...

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  • LeBron James Rumored to Potentially Join Lakers, Clippers in 2018 Free Agency
LeBron James Rumored to Potentially Join Lakers, Clippers in 2018 Free Agency

If James was guaranteed to be in tow-or there was no fear within Cleveland's organization that this could happen-that kind of restriction likely wouldn't have been in the deal. Apparently not everyone was "All In" on the decision by LeBron to return to Northeast Ohio. "I mean, before the series even started we knew what we was dealing with", Ja...

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  • Five players Predators need to step up in Game 6
Five players Predators need to step up in Game 6

The Nashville Predators have been able to tighten up defensively compared to the first two games, and that's allowed Pekka Rinne to regain his confidence and put the wall back up that he'd erected in the first 3 rounds of the playoffs. "Obviously, they played a really strong game and beat us pretty bad (in Game 5)". Maybe, but Nashville app...

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  • Pogba: Mourinho is the 'Special One' because he wins
Pogba: Mourinho is the 'Special One' because he wins

It is learnt from reports in Spain that the process to sign Real Madrid forward Alvaro Morata has been sped up in the last 24 hours. He trusted and defended me. It's impossible to teach football, all I can do is teach how to think. Supporters are delighted Herrera finally got the run of games he desperately deserved at United because he's been ...

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  • Not so fast young man, Bolt cautions De Grasse
Not so fast young man, Bolt cautions De Grasse

Bolt hasn't lost an individual race since 2013 and his streak appears to be safe with Saturday's scheduled 100 metres as he will race mainly against his Jamaican teammates. I love Jamaica, I love competing here, it's always so much fun and I know it's going to be a special night paying tribute to Usain. The former 100m world record holder cited a...

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  • Wilson could return for Predators in Game 5 of Cup Final
Wilson could return for Predators in Game 5 of Cup Final

We take a lot of pride in the opportunity to bring something to these fans and these people in the city, and we are not going to stop until it is done. The success of home teams in this series also favours the Predators ahead of Game 6. It shouldn't be that surprising of a stat. It was all even in Game 5, which didn't go unnoticed to Peter La...

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  • Tapwrit Wins the Belmont Stakes
Tapwrit Wins the Belmont Stakes

Total handle on the 11-horse race at Belmont Park , including all horizontal wagers ending in the Belmont Stakes , was $47.5 million, down from $52.2 million on a 13-horse field a year ago, according to the charts. Tapwrit's victory gave Pletcher two of the three races in the Triple Crown . They drew clear by 1½ lengths at the top of the stretc...

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  • Marlins star Stanton leaves with bruised wrist, hit by pitch
Marlins star Stanton leaves with bruised wrist, hit by pitch

McCutchen, Diaz and Josh Bell each had three hits for the Pirates , although Bell was thrown out at the plate in the third and the Pirates left runners in scoring position in five consecutive innings before finally breaking through. Santana and Schugel joined the bullpen, which has had a busy week. The Marlins also exchanged relievers, sending...

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  • India vs Pakistan: Hardik Pandya ending the all-rounder conversation in style
India vs Pakistan: Hardik Pandya ending the all-rounder conversation in style

Pakistan play South Africa in their next Group B match tomorrow, while India meet Sri Lanka on Thursday. "A solid performance from the opening stand crated a strong base". Ahmed Shehzad (22) was the first one to go back. "We went off about four times and we came back in". In the field we were still six. "We had named 12 yesterday, and then...

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  • Defending champion Muguruza crashes out of French Open
Defending champion Muguruza crashes out of French Open

Mladenovic came into this tournament with limited grand slam success , but her recent play suggests she belongs on this stage and having help from the home crowd gives the 24-year-old an extra boost when needed. Big match, which I was waiting for. "I think he deserves it". In Spanish, veteran tennis journalist Neus Yerro asked her what was most ...

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  • Halep to face Ostapenko in French Open final
Halep to face Ostapenko in French Open final

They will face either 16th-seeded Colombian duo Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah or Ryan Harrison of the United States and Michael Venus of New Zealand. Didn't really show. She surged in the tiebreaker, winning four of the last five points and ending it with a swinging backhand volley victor. - Timea Bacsinszky on being told that she won 10...

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  • Barcelona star Lionel Messi reveals where he wants to finish his career
Barcelona star Lionel Messi reveals where he wants to finish his career

Barcelona attacker Lionel Messi has said that he wants to stay at the club until the end of his career. Messi, now away on global duty with Argentina , added: "We would have liked to have achieved more". AS has claimed Messi will be earning €30 million (R434 million) after taxes, while his buyout clause will rise from €250 million (R3.6 billi...

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  • Scooter Gennett had a game for the ages
Scooter Gennett had a game for the ages

Louis, Gennett hit four home runs , becoming just the 15th player since the start of the 20th century - and 17th ever - to do so. No player in the major leagues had 5 hits, 4 home runs and 10 runs batted in, in one game until Tuesday night.

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  • Nadal targets 10th French Open title against Wawrinka
Nadal targets 10th French Open title against Wawrinka

At 3-0 in the third to Wawrinka, things looked bleak for Murray , but he moved a little closer to the baseline while continuing to pull off some miraculous recovery shots. I didn't. And then that was it. "But that's what's happening when you play in semis". The winners just kept flowing, and soon the world No 1 was two breaks down.

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  • Ostapenko blazes past Bacsinszky to reach final
Ostapenko blazes past Bacsinszky to reach final

I love that attitude, and it's the attitude with the power and the short angles - she has a game to back it up. I was happy for her that she was in the semi-final, as well-and that we are sharing the same birthday. The contest was tight, Ostapenko winning 106 points to Bacsinszky's 105, but even that did not spoil the mood of the Swiss, who was obv...

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  • Japan enacts law for Emperor Akihito, 83, to abdicate
Japan enacts law for Emperor Akihito, 83, to abdicate

At a plenary meeting of the House of Councillors, the upper chamber, the abdication bill , which applies only to the current Emperor, was approved with support from all parties except the small opposition Liberal Party, which was absent from the voting.

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  • Spain's Catalonia announces October independence vote
Spain's Catalonia announces October independence vote

This is published unedited from the IANS feed . If a majority votes "yes", the northeastern region's pro-independence government has said it will immediately start proceedings to separate from Spain . It was organised by volunteers rather than government officials and a Spanish court banned Puigdemont's predecessor, Artur Mas , from holding pub...

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  • Saudi soccer team refuses to take part in London tribute
Saudi soccer team refuses to take part in London tribute

But while the Australian side bowed their heads together and the rest of the crowd stood to reflect, the Saudi side trotted around continuing to warm up for the game. Australian team lined-up beat them 3-2. Australia had a big shout for a penalty when Salman Al-Faraj appeared to take out Leckie in the goal area, but it was waved away by the ref...

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  • Cubs' Addison Russell calls wife abuse allegation 'false'
Cubs' Addison Russell calls wife abuse allegation 'false'

In a subsequent comment related to one of the posts, a woman Russell's wife referred to as a close friend, accused him of "mentally and physically abusing her". "For the well-being of my family, I'll have no no further comment". The MLB is reportedly investigating these allegations. Both investigations come almost two years after the league and...

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